HESH-25A161: Roman: Silver siliquae of Valentinian I

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-25A161

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver siliquae of Valentinian I

Reverse type: Standing emperor with Victory - RESTIVTOR REIP. Mint: Arels (Constantia)

Reece Period: 19

RIC Vol IX page 62 No 6a4

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date to: Circa AD 367

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.12 g
Diameter: 17.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valentinian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl diademed draped and curiassed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: DN VALENTINI_ANVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Emperor standing with head right, holding plain staffed labarum (standard with chi- rho) and victory on globe.
Reverse inscription: RESTITV_TOR REI P

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Fourth Century reverse type: RESTITVTOR REI P
Reverse mint mark: OF / II // CONST'
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : 9 6a 4

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Ancaster

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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